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Legal and liability aftermath of the Yonge Street van attack

Wednesday, June 06, 2018 @ 3:23 PM | By Daniel Strigberger

The insurance lawyer in me is interested in the various claims that have arisen (and might still arise) as a result of the April 23, 2018, “van attack” on Yonge Street. If you were to journey into my coverage-geek brain, this is what you might see:

Coverage claims

The Insurance Act requires every motor vehicle liability policy in Ontario (auto policy) to contain the following mandatory coverages: Third party liability, statutory accident benefits, direct compensation and uninsured motorist coverage. Collectively, these coverages are referred to colloquially...